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TRAFFIC ALERT: Kentucky Welcome Center on KY/TN line closed

Update to earlier story below, 9:42amCT. 3 Nov 2017: The Kentucky Welcome Center on the Kentucky-Tennessee Border on northbound I-65 in Simpson County has been reopened. The Welcome Center was temporarily closed for about two hours due to a semi-truck fire on the ramp. Wes Watt

By Wes Watt, KYTC District 3 Public Information Officer

BOWLING GREEN, KY. (Received at 7:29amCT -Fri 3 Nov 2017) The Kentucky Welcome Center on the Kentucky-Tennessee Border is temporarily closed due to a truck fire on the ramp. Kentucky Transportation Cabinet District 3 crews are on scene as well as the local fire department. The closure is expected to last several hours while cleanup and removal of the truck is completed.

This story was posted on 2017-11-03 07:22:06
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